Newton High School



Newton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Newton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 639
10 495
11 438
12 365

Newton High School is a public high school of the Newton County School District located in Covington, GA. It has 1,937 students in grades 9th through 12th. Newton High School is the 47th largest public high school in Georgia and the 1,640th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,937
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 109.9

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Newton High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 981
(51%)
2,634
(50%)
 Female 956
(49%)
2,687
(50%)

Newton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,460
(75%)
2,994
(56%)
 White 277
(14%)
1,872
(35%)
 Hispanic 123
(6%)
230
(4%)
 Two or More 60
(3%)
171
(3%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
47
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Newton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,158
(60%)
2,723
(51%)
 Not Eligible 604
(31%)
2,146
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 175
(9%)
452
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Newton High School is ranked 20th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Newton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.8%) is higher than the state average of 53.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Newton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2934
2006 2174
2007 2209
2008 2084
2009 2270
2010 2026
2011 1916
2012 1937

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 18
2007 17.8
2008 16.3
2009 16.8
2010 16.2
2011 17.4
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48125426039536
2006 0.51471941122355
2007 0.5350837483024
2008 0.61996161228407
2009 0.66828193832599
2010 0.66288252714709
2011 0.68945720250522
2012 0.68817759421786

Compare Newton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 53.1%
 
This School 68.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,937 17.6:1  
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